Watch: Hundreds march in Jerusalem on Tisha B'Av - Arutz Sheva

Jews from around the country participate in Women in Green's march in Jerusalem. Arutz Sheva was there. Contact Editor. Eliran Aharon, 01/08/17 01:04. Share. Women in Green march. Eliran Aharon ...

The revolution of the 9th of Av - Arutz Sheva

The normal dynamic of life is totally undermined by the experience of Tisha B'Av which in Rabbinic tradition became an unending experience. Contact Editor. Rabbi Dr. Chaim E. Schertz, 31/07/17 22:50. Share. Rabbi Schertz. INN: J. Fogel ...

Tisha B'Av - Remembering the destruction of the Temples - Arutz Sheva

Police deployed in large forces in Old City for protection as Jews prepare to fast to commemorate destruction of the Holy Temples. Contact Editor. Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/17 21:00. Share. Jerusalem. Istock. Israel Police and Border Police are being ...

Tisha Be'av lessons - The Jerusalem Post mobile website

During the long centuries of exile, Tisha Be'av's focus was loss. Jewish communities throughout the Diaspora were united on this day in mourning the end of Jewish sovereignty. With the return of Jews to their land, the central message of the day should ...

European Jewish Future - The Jerusalem Post

After time spent progressing through the painful experience of Polish Jewish history – endless ghettos, death camps and mass-graves – we arrived in the more hospitable environment of Italy. The very scope of the slaughter that took place on Polish soil ...

Police Instruct 'Women In Green' To Prepare Alternative Annual Tisha B'Av Walk Route - Yeshiva World News

The Women in Green organization has been sponsoring the walk around the Old City on Tisha B'Av night for 22 years in line with the tradition of the past. This year, police have asked leaders of the walk to modify their route due to fears of Arab ...

The Jew's Lament - First Things

The Jews' saddest day is the Ninth of Av, which this year is Tuesday. During a fast as long and stringent as Yom Kippur, the children of Israel chant dirges mourning their alienation from God. Study of sacred texts, excepting certain theodicical and ...

Activists call to thwart provocative settler march around Jerusalem's old city - WAFA - Palestine News Agency

JERUSALEM, 31, July 2017 (WAFA) - Activists in Jerusalem Monday called on Palestinians in Jerusalem to thwart a provocative Israeli settlers' march to commemorate Tisha B'Av and the destruction of their temples. Extreme settler organizations, namely ...

On Tisha B'Av, we must mourn our complicity - Mondoweiss

A shuttered Palestinian shop in Hebron closed down by the Israeli military that was vandalized with a Star of David, which is both a Jewish symbol and Israeli national symbol. (Photo: Lauren Surface).. This is part of Marc H. Ellis's “Exile and the ...

Tisha B'Av: Yes, Jews Were Here First - Honestreporting.com

It's known as the “saddest day on the Jewish calendar.” Many Jews will fast and some will even observe traditional mourning rituals. This is because Tuesday is Tisha B'Av: a holiday that commemorates a number of tragedies throughout Jewish history.